Road closures in Gatineau Park

Gatineau Park’s parkways and access roads are sometimes closed to cars and other motor vehicles to support recreation in the Park.

Spring Road Reopening

Gatineau Park parkways
(Gatineau, Champlain, and Fortune Lake parkways)

  • Due to weather conditions, the 2018 reopening scheduled for May 4th has been postponed to May 18th.
  • First Friday in May, at noon

Philippe Lake Parkway
(P19 parking lot is accessible all year)

  • Due to weather conditions, the 2018 reopening scheduled for May 11th is postponed to May 18th.
  • Mid-May (noon on the day the Philippe Lake campground reopens)

La Pêche Lake access road

  • Due to weather conditions, the 2018 reopening scheduled for May 11th is postponed to May 18th.
  • Mid-May (noon on the day the La Pêche Lake campground reopens)

Luskville Falls access road

  • Last Friday in April, at noon (access may be earlier or later depending on the weather conditions)

Fall-Winter Road Closure

Gatineau Park parkways
(Gatineau, Champlain, and Fortune Lake parkways)

  • Last Sunday in October (October 28, 2018 at 6pm)

Philippe Lake Parkway
(P19 parking lot is accessible all year)

  • Last Sunday in October (October 28, 2018 at 6pm)

La Pêche Lake access road

  • Thanksgiving Monday (October 8, 2018 at 6pm)

Luskville Falls access road

  • Date to be determined according to the weather conditions

Note: These dates may change without notice.